Useful links

Here are some useful links to articles on library collections, services and weeding in the electronic era:

Scott Gillies & Carol Stephenson (2012): Three Libraries, Three Weeding Projects:
Collaborative Weeding Projects Within a Shared Print Repository, Collection Management, 37:3-4, 205-222.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/01462679.2012.685420

Stross, Randall. Publishers vs. Libraries: An E-Book Tug of War.  New York Times, December 24, 2011.  http://www.nytimes.com/2011/12/25/business/for-libraries-and-publishers-an-e-book-tug-of-war.html?_r=1&hp  (Thanks to Magda Teter for sharing this link.)

Tracy, Carla.  On Mistakenly Shredding a Prized Collection.  The Chronicle of Higher Education, Tuesday, July 26, 2011.  http://chronicle.com/article/On-Mistakenly-Shredding-a/128366/

Holmes, Linda. Hard Choices: Do Libraries Really Destroy Books?  NPR, October 12, 2011.  http://www.npr.org/blogs/monkeysee/2011/10/12/141265066/hard-choices-do-libraries-really-destroy-books

Maine Shared Collections Initiative: http://www.maineinfonet.net/mscs/

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